Huawei might have recently replaced Apple as the second-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world, but that doesn’t mean the Chinese brand has been resting on its laurels. The recent unveiling of the Mate 10 Pro has shown a phone that’s up-to-date with the latest tech trend of minimizing bezels and packed to the brim with incredible new features fresh from Huawei’s kitchen.But Apple isn’t going to take that lying down. The iPhone X release is on the horizon, and it cuts an intimidating figure. A 5.8-inch bezel-less design is underpinned with the latest and most powerful technology available. The landscape of the smartphone world is likely to change heavily come November, but where do the Mate 10 Pro and the iPhone X stand at the moment? We’ve put together a brief breakdown of what we know, divided into categories to find out which of the two phones we expect to be the stronger come their release.Specs Huawei Mate 10 ProiPhone XSize154.2 x 74.5 x … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 10 Pro vs. Apple iPhone X: Battle of the dual cameras
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Huawei has finally taken the wraps off the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro. These devices boast top-tier specs, beautifully large displays, and a design that puts them firmly in the 2017 flagship category.Of course, the Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro are not the only flagship phones to recently come out. Google unveiled the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL to much fanfare at its recent hardware event, and they could pose quite a threat to the newly launched Mate 10 series. How does the larger Huawei Mate 10 Pro compare to the Google Pixel 2 XL? We put the two phones head-to-head to find out.Specs Google Pixel 2 XLHuawei Mate 10 ProSize157.9 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm (6.22 x 3.02 x 0.31 inches)154.2 x 74.5 x 7.9 mm (6.07 x 2.93 x 0.31 inches)Weight175 grams (6.17 ounces)178 grams (6.28 ounces)Screen6-inch P-OLED display6-inch AMOLED displayResolution2880 x 1440 pixels (538 ppi)2160 x 1080 pixels (402 ppi)OSAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.0 OreoStorage64GB, 128GB64GB, 128GBMicroSD card slotNoNoNFC … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 10 Pro vs. Google Pixel 2 XL: Can Huawei top the Android powerhouse?
It’s not easy to carve out a share of the high-end smartphone market. Relatively few people in the U.S. look beyond the enticing wares of Samsung and Apple, but that’s a shame because they’re missing out on excellent smartphones like the HTC U11, the LG V30, and the Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro.Only Samsung sells more smartphones worldwide than Huawei, and the Mate series is the cream of the Chinese manufacturer’s crop. We were impressed by last year’s Mate 9 and the Mate 8 before it, but availability stateside was limited. This year Huawei is offering the Mate 10 and the Mate 10 Pro, and the latter is coming to the U.S. We decided to compare the two to find out what the differences are.Specs Huawei Mate 10Huawei Mate 10 ProSize150.5 x 77.8 x 8.2 mm (5.92 x 3.06 x 0.32 inches)154.2 x 74.5 x 7.9 mm (6.07 x 2.93 x 0.31 inches)Weight186 grams (6.56 ounces)178 grams (6.28 ounces)Screen5.9-inch LCD6-inch OLEDResolution2,560 x 1,440 (499 ppi)2,160 x 1,080 … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 10 vs. Mate 10 Pro: Battle to be your new best mate
Huawei, the world’s second-largest smartphone maker, turned heads last year with the top-end Mate 9. But it has outdone itself with the Mate 10 Pro, the undisputed flagship of the China-based company’s Mate 10 armada. It has an edge-to-edge screen, Huawei’s powerful new Kirin 970 processor, dual cameras, and AI-powered software that blows away much of the competition.But the Mate 10 Pro isn’t the only flagship on the market. It’s competing with Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8, a stylus-touting, Bixby-sporting smartphone with a curved screen and support for Qi wireless charging.So in the end, which high-end handset comes out on top? Here’s how the Huawei Mate 10 Pro and Galaxy Note 8 compare. Huawei Mate 10 ProSamsung Galaxy Note 8Size154.2 x 74.5 x 7.9 mm (6.07 x 2.93 x 0.31 inches)162.5 × 74.8 × 8.6 mm (6.40 × 2.95 × 0.34 inches)Weight178 grams (6.28 ounces)195 grams (6.88 ounces)Screen6-inch OLED6.3-inch Super … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Huawei Mate 10 Pro: Which phablet reigns supreme?
We’ve seen a few awesome flagship smartphones in recent weeks — including the Google Pixel 2 XL and the Apple iPhone 8 — but Huawei isn’t taking the competition lightly. The Chinese company has finally unveiled its successors to last year’s Mate 9: The Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro.Both feature a beautifully large edge-to-edge display that could go toe-to-toe against the Samsung Galaxy S8, and they pack a Huawei-built processor that might give the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 a run for its money. Perhaps a little surprising, however, is how the phones are fairly different. The Mate 10 Pro is not just a larger version of the standard Mate 10. Here’s a rundown of the two phones, and what they have to offer. For more reading, check out our Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro hands-on review.Huawei Mate 10 ProWe’re starting with the Mate 10 Pro because it’s the only one of the two you’ll be able to purchase in the United States. … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro are here — with some strange differences
Huawei is known for a wide range of phones that run from the very big and powerful to the elegant and small. Now Huawei is taking on the phablet market with the Mate 9. It’s the follow-up to last year’s Mate 8, which boasted a super-fast fingerprint sensor, gorgeous all-metal build, and great battery life. It’s a tough act to follow, needless to say, but the Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro make impressive strides in those areas and others.Where to buy it?The Huawei Mate 9 is available in black, space gray, moonlight silver, champagne gold, mocha brown, and ceramic white. In the past, Huawei hasn’t sold its flagship phones in the U.S., and while the Mate 9 still can’t be purchased through a carrier, it can be bought officially through several online stores.From Friday, January 6, it is available in the United States as an unlocked phone on Huawei, plus it’s sold for the same price through Amazon, Jet, NewEgg, and B&H … [Read more...] about Everything you need to know about the Huawei Mate 9
Huawei puts cool pressure sensitive screen technology on a smartphone, then won’t tell us when we can buy it or how much it’ll cost. Huawei’s being a great big tease. Its new Mate S has a very cool feature you’ve never seen on a smartphone before. The only problem is, you can’t buy it yet, and the company’s not saying when you’ll be able to — or crucially — how much it’ll cost when it does eventually arrive.The special tech is not called Force Touch, but that’s exactly what it is — Huawei’s using the same variable pressure touch system seen on the Apple Watch, but this time, it’s built into a phone screen. Force Touch is the big feature expected to headline the launch of the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, and Huawei’s stolen Apple’s thunder.Well, it did right up until it was revealed the Force Touch feature would only be found on the 128GB version of the Mate S, which hasn’t been given a … [Read more...] about Hands on: Huawei Mate S
Okay, don’t get all creeped out. The Huawei Mate S, introduced today at IFA 2015, wants you to touch it in a variety of strange ways. It also happens to be a decent high-end to mid-range phone that aims to take on the iPhone 6 Plus.Here’s everything you need to know about the Huawei Mate S:Fingerprint sensors, knuckles, and Force TouchHuawei’s Fingerprint Sense 2.0 is not your average fingerprint sensor. Although it can be used to do trivial things like unlock your phone or make mobile payments, it also allows you to control apps on the phone in new ways. For example, you can scroll through images or select particular notifications by moving your finger on the sensor. You can even trigger that perfect selfie shot with it. The new sensor resides at the back of the phone, which is the perfect spot for these types of control.Then, there is Knuckle Sense 2.0, which enables your knuckles to crop photos or trace letters on the display for shortcuts to your favorite … [Read more...] about The Huawei Mate S is the first smartphone with Force Touch technology
Huawei’s much anticipated "most advanced flagship smartphone", the Mate 8, has finally been announced. The device has been in the news for quite a while. Get the Free Tracker App to find a Luvabella in Stock Finally, the arrival has been welcomed by the users. As far as the details are concerned, Mate 8 has a 6-inch FHD IPS display.The device is powered by company’s recent Kirin 950 SoC. It has octa-core CPU and Mali T880MP4 GPU. The chipset has four high-power Cortex-A72 cores, clocked at up to 2.3 GHz.It has extra four power-saving Cortex-A53 ones, working at 1.8 GHz. Mate 8 also has an i5 co-processor. The processor supports speech recognition and low-power consumption MP3.All the functions of the processor have a sensor hub and fused location provider navigation. The company claims that it can also reduce location-based power consumption.The SoC is manufactured using TSMC's 16 nm FinFET process. The much talked about fingerprint sensor is also mounted in the back … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 8 Officially Introduced With Kirin 950 SoC And Android 6.0 Marshmallow
The Huawei Mate S has been officially announced at IFA in Berlin. The phone is very similar to Huawei Ascend Mate 7 but, with more features. Get the Free Tracker App to find a SNES Classic in Stock The Mate S comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p LCD display and is powered by Huawei's own HiSilicon Kirin 935 SoC and 3GB RAM.For storage, Huawei will be offering the phone with 32GB internal memory. There is a space for microSD card if you want to boost your memory by a further 128GB.The battery limit is much less than the Mate 7's, coming in at just 2,700mAh. The phone measures 149.8 x 75.3 x 7.2mm. At the sides the thickness is 2.65mm.It weighs 156g. The phone runs on Android 5.1.1 with Huawei’s EMUI3.1 on top. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi and GPS but, also NFC and an FM receiver.The Mate S accompanies a 13 megapixel back camera. The camera features a RGBW sensor, optical image stabilizer, dual color temperature LED flash, and a free image signal processor.There is an 8 … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate S Gets Official With Force Touch